BNP Paribas News
BNP Paribas Shares Slide As Q3 Fixed Income Trading Revenues Decline
France's biggest lender suffered a dip in revenues as low volatility robbed its fixed income division of volume, while its Italian loan book continued to improve.
European Bank Earnings Beat Expectations, with BNP and Credit Suisse Providing the Highlights
From Spain to Switzerland the numbers were good
Societe Generale Shares Lag After Agreeing $1 Billion Libyan Bribery Settlement
Societe Generale shares slipped lower Wednesday after the bank agreed to pay $1 billion to the Libyan Investment Authority to avoid a court hearing linked to a bribery scandal.
Bankers, Bosses Doing Macron Few Favors by Pointing Out Le Pen's Flaws
France's two presidential candidates will debate head-to-head on Wednesday in what promises to be a fiery final clash before Sunday's vote.
UBS, BNP, RBS Subpoenaed in U.S. Treasuries Market Investigation
Federal prosecutors have subpoenaed a number of banks regarding the potential manipulation of the U.S. Treasuries market.
France Could Face A Nightmare Choice of Economic Destruction From the Left or Right
The EU, banks, free-trade, French start-ups and even leveraged buyouts are all in the firing line of France's populist candidates Le Pen and Melenchon.
Back European banks if Clinton wins, drug firms if Trump triumphs: BNP Paribas
A Trump victory would be bad for U.S. markets but worse for Europe, said BNP analysts, as they speculated on how stocks will move depending on who wins.
SocGen waits on 'rogue trader' ruling with $2.5 billion at stake
The French government will seek repayment of tax breaks if ex-SocGen trader Kerviel is cleared Friday of alleged fraud that cost the bank $5.5 billion in 2008.
European markets weaken as banks follow deutsche bank down
Deutsche Bank swoons as the Department of Justice demands $14 billion for mis-selling of mortgage securities, pulling other European lenders down.
Southwest Has a Problem its Passengers Need to Know About
Southwest employees are reportedly not happy about changes in the company's work culture.
Government Debt Rises: You Can't Blame Biden (or Trump)
The U.S. keeps taking on debt like a college kid with their first credit card. A new study shows something about that which may shock you.